Internship at EDF Trading

Top Employer
Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London
Review Date
Roles
Banking/Finance

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EDF Trading is a Top Employer

2.4/5

The Role
2
The Company
3
The Culture
2.1

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

3 /5

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

Valued
1 /5

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

All very helpful, but sometimes very busy to continuously assist
3 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Fairly busy, but there were periods of quietness.
2 /5

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

Responsible for various reporting across the team
3 /5

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

Was able to apply corporate finance and bonds knowledge from my degree into the job
2 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Strong work ethic, very serious
3 /5

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

Relatively ok, my assigned 'buddy' was non contactable
4 /5

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

Presentation skills and lunch and learns helped
3 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • There were no perks with this Internship
3 /5

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

Very
4 /5

The Culture

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

Drinks every week or so
2 /5

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

London prices
2 /5

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

London nightlife
4 /5

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

2 /5